co-producing maternity care
Maternity Voices Partnerships are groups of women, birthing people and their families, midwives, doctors and commissioners working together to review and develop local maternity care.
more about us
Get involved where it matters
Connect with us and make a real difference to maternity care for people in Greater Manchester & Eastern Cheshire.
MVP network leads
Our MVP network co-chairs are Cathy Brewster & Natalie Qureshi. They sit on the Greater Manchester & Eastern Cheshire Maternity Transformation Board to represent the views of service users.
Our Maternity voices partnerships
your voice matters
We can’t do it without you. Whether you contribute feedback on your experience of maternity care or get involved in co-designing services, you can make a real and lasting difference for people having babies in Greater Manchester & Eastern Cheshire.
How to start?
Take a look at our Maternity Voices Partnership network map to find out about your local MVP. Contact your local chair to find out how you can get involved in shaping maternity care.
Watch our video about maternity experiences in North Manchester to find out more about how MVPs gather feedback from their communities.
how you can help
Fifteen Steps for Maternity at Stepping Hill Women’s Unit
Our 15 Steps report
Greater Manchester & Eastern Cheshire Local Maternity System are the first in the country to carry out the Fifteen Steps for Maternity challenge across all of our ten maternity units.
We worked with our local MVPs to plan, take part and write up a report.
Join Mailing list
Stay up to date on MVP news, read stories of co-production, and learn how the maternity care in Greater Manchester & Eastern Cheshire is changing.